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Mexicans in California: Transformations and Challenges

Mexicans in California: Transformations and Challenges (Paperback)

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Numbering over a third of California's population and thirteen percent of the U.S. population, people of Mexican ancestry represent a hugely complex group with a long history in the country. Contributors explore a broad range of issues regarding California's ethnic Mexican population, including their concentration among the working poor and as day laborers; their participation in various sectors of the educational system; social problems such as domestic violence; their contributions to the arts, especially music; media stereotyping; and political alliances and alignments.











Contributors are Brenda D. Arellano, Leo R. Chavez, Yvette G. Flores, Ram\u00f3n A. Guti\u00e9rrez, A\u00edda Hurtado, Olga N\u00e1jera-Ram\u00edrez, Chon A. Noriega, Manuel Pastor Jr., Armida Ornelas, Russell W. Rumberger, Daniel Sol\u00f3rzano, Enriqueta Valdez Curiel, and Abel Valenzuela Jr.

Philosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesAnthropologySocial & cultural anthropologyPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial groupsEthnic studiesHispanic & Latino studiesPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesMigration, immigration & emigrationPhilosophy, Psychology & Social SciencesSocial issues & processesRefugees & political asylum Publisher: University of Illinois Press Publication Date: 11/06/2009 ISBN-13: 9780252076077  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Ramon A. Gutierrez is the Preston & Sterling Morton Distinguished Professor of History at the University of Chicago. Patricia Zavella is a professor of Latin American and Latino studies at the University of California, Santa Cruz.

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